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PPG Reviews

246 Reviews
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246 Reviews
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PPG Chairman and CEO Chuck Bunch
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    Big Company with a small company feel.

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Chemical Operator in Barberton, OH
    Current Employee - Chemical Operator in Barberton, OH

    I have been working at PPG

    Pros

    Great Pay, opportunity to move around. Education benefits. Happy to work with the people I do.

    Cons

    Working directly with chemicals. Swing Shift. Some long days.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    None.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
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PPG Interviews

Updated Jan 22, 2015
Updated Jan 22, 2015

Interview Experience

Interview Experience

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    Chemist Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at PPG.

    Interview Details

    Phone interview with hiring manager, then on site interview. You have to stand up at the white board and you the marker to answer the chemistry questions. Much like being put on the spot for school. Strange process!

    Interview Questions
    • You have to stand up at the white board and you the marker to answer the chemistry questions. Much like being put on the spot for school. Strange process!   Answer Question
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    Difficult Interview

PPG Awards & Accolades

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Barron's 500, Barron's, 2009
Top Master's Employers, CollegeGrad, 2008

Additional Info

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Website www.ppg.com
Headquarters Pittsburgh, PA
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1883
Type Company - Public (PPG)
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $10+ billion (USD) per year

You won't catch PPG Industries painting itself into a corner. Coatings -- such as paints (Pittsburgh Paints, Lucite, and Monarch), stains (Olympic), and sealants -- account for most of its sales; the remainder comes from glass, chemicals, and specialty materials. PPG's glass offerings include flat glass for buildings, fabricated glass, and continuous-strand fiberglass used in aircraft and buildings. Its chemicals segment makes chlor-alkali chemicals, and the specialty materials unit provides silica products. The company also makes optical products like Transitions brand... More

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